WINNIPEG, May 5, 2016 /CNW/ - Great-West Life, London Life and Canada
Life have contributed $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross Alberta Fires
Appeal to aid in relief and support efforts associated with those
impacted by the wildfires in northern Alberta. The donation will help
provide vital assistance to those affected by the fire, including
emergency food, clothing, shelter, personal services and other
necessities to help assist with recovery and resiliency.
"Our thoughts are with all those affected by this devastating fire and
with the first responders whose tireless efforts are helping to protect
them. Our donation aims to help provide immediate relief to those who
need it most at this difficult time," said Dave Johnston, President and
Chief Operating Officer for Great-West Life, London Life and Canada
Life. "Our claims operations are actively aligning their practices to
support customers. We will continue to monitor the needs of the
community as the magnitude of the devastation is understood."
About Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life
Responsible and ethical management is an intrinsic value of the
companies and is essential to long-term profitability and value
creation. As an Imagine Caring Company supporting the principles of
corporate citizenship and benchmarks for community investment
established by Imagine Canada, the companies donate a minimum of one
per cent of average pre-tax profits to non-profit, charitable and
community organizations each year.
Learn more about the organization's corporate social responsibility.
SOURCE The Great-West Life Assurance Company
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